Seaman High School

4850 Rochester Rd,

Topeka, KS, 66617-1398

Tel: (785)286-8300
Grades: 9-12

1,193 students

Seaman High School serves 1,193 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Seaman High School operates within the Seaman School District.
The school district's 92% graduation rate is higher than the KS state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1193 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,193 students
Seaman High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Seaman High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Seaman High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 12:1
Seaman High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Seaman High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
1%
2%
Seaman High School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
5%
16%
Seaman High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
7%
Seaman High School Black (1988-2012)
White
87%
68%
Seaman High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Seaman High School Sch Ethnicity Seaman High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.24 0.29
Seaman High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
19%
38%
Seaman High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
10%
Seaman High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,832 students has grown by 32% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Seaman School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 4,832 551
Seaman School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 92% 85%
Seaman School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $7 MM
District Spending $40 MM $7 MM
Seaman School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,782 $12,944
Seaman School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,898 $12,499
Seaman School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lawrence Gardner High School (2.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Seaman Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant Hill Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Topeka Seaman Middle School
    5620 Nw Topeka Blvd
    Topeka , KS , 66617
    (785)286-8400
    1.1  mi  |  584  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Topeka Pleasant Hill Elementary School
    5830 Nw Topeka Blvd
    Topeka , KS , 66617
    (785)286-8510
    1.3  mi  |  309  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Topeka Rochester Elementary School
    3421 Rochester Rd
    Topeka , KS , 66617
    (785)286-8530
    1.8  mi  |  271  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Topeka Elmont Elementary School
    6432 Nw Elmont Rd
    Topeka , KS , 66618
    (785)286-8450
    2.6  mi  |  309  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Topeka Lawrence Gardner High School
    1430 Nw 25th St
    Topeka , KS , 66618
    (785)354-9798
    2.8  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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Topeka, KS public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.06, which is lower than the Kansas average of 0.31. The most diverse school in Topeka is Williams Science And Fine Arts Magnet School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kansas or national school diversity statistics.